“Research, of necessity, must target different audiences and find ways to be heard.
Audiences include academics, practitioners, funders, and the concerned public.”
Source: Mahbubani, Building a Global Policy School in Asia
Alternate formats to journal articles could include: research vignettes, media articles, blog posts, conference papers, essays, book chapters, workshops, seminars, talks, and so on.
Research dissemination could involve greater effort and time than the research itself, but is necessary to achieve any impact.